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The Shepherd Playing the Flute to a Young Shepherdess

Nicolaes Claas Pietersz. Berchem (Dutch, 1620–1683)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 6; Hollstein 6, ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 20 x 14.2 cm (7 7/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

M33789

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite, beneath image, partially cut off: Berchem
In brown ink, verso, u.c.: CID (?)
In brown ink, verso, l.r.: J/4

Signed

not signed

Markings

No watermark
Verso: Lugt 2607 (William Bell Scott, b.1811 - d. 1890, London)
Verso, Lugt 282 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston) and in grahpite 33798

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 11/17/1937

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent